A Czech proverb says, “You live a new life for every new language you speak. If you know only one language, you live only once.” Each language we learn reveals to us new abilities, ways of looking at the world, and complexities of our own personality. Are not two of the most rewarding struggles in…
Meet Gabriella, who ponders the connection between language and culture through an interesting anecdote about her own experience speaking Spanish!
Meet Fiora, SLE Director of Expansion.
This semester I got to work with the amazing Brown SLE fellows as they shared six languages with other Brown students.
Thrills and horrors and creepy children, oh my! American audiences celebrate scary and thrilling movies. However, as many know, Americans don’t always have a 100% original script when it comes to some of the most popular horror films released in the United States.
The spring of 2014 was my last semester at Brown and also with the campus’ chapter of the Student Language Exchange.
SLE Executive Director Amelia was invited by Rhode Island Congressman David Cicilline to speak on a panel this week discussing social enterprise and the ways in which the community and government can continue to support ventures and organizations such as SLE! Read more about it here. (Photo Credit: Asha Aravindakshan)
Hello SLE community! My name is Tamsin Chen, and I’m a senior at Vassar College studying International Studies and Economics.
Meet Rose, one of our Campus Coordinators at our new SLE Columbia campus.
A few months ago I was speaking in front of a crowd of American undergraduate students about my work with the Student Language Exchange, discussing the power and benefit of learning a new language. They seemed moderately interested as I spoke, but in the reception following the event, a group of students came up to…